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ARCHIVED 2018-19 CPS Undergraduate Catalog 
    
ARCHIVED 2018-19 CPS Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Register of Trustees, Faculty & Administration



Board of Trustees

The government of the university is vested in a self-perpetuating Board of Trustees, whose regular members serve a four-year term and are eligible for re-election.  One additional member represents the alumni council and serves a four-year term and is also eligible for re-election.  The Board meets three times a year--in the Fall, Winter and Spring.  Administration of the university is by the president, the cabinet, and by the faculty.

Officers of the Board

Jill Smith, J.D. '74, 1997-, Chair, Senior Counsel (Retired), Mayo Clinic, Eden Prairie, MN
Daniel Jackman '89, 2006-, Vice-Chair, Director, BDA International Pte LTD, Singapore
Allison Petersen, 2004-, Secretary, Walton, NE
Kerry S. Beezley, 2008-, Assistant Secretary, Executive Assistant to the President, Doane University, Crete, NE
Julie Schmidt, 2006-, Treasurer, Vice President for Finance and Administration, Doane University, Crete, NE
Jacque Carter, 2011-, President, Doane University, Crete, NE

Trustees

Drew Bagley, 2016-, Principal Consultant Flywheel Education, Orlando, FL
Richard Bartlett '88, 2007-, Principal & Co Chairman, Lone Peak Capital, Overland Park, KS
Patrick Beans '79, 2007-, Chief Financial Officer, Mead Lumber Company, Lincoln, NE
C. Donald Brodie, 2000-, Member, Doan(e) Family Association of America, Inc., Ontario, Canada
Ann Songster Cahill '72, 2011-, Educator & Community Philanthropist St. Louis, MO
Donald M. Campbell '61, 2011-, Principal, Partners for Growth Managers, San Francisco, CA
Barbara R. Cole, M.D. '63, 2008-, Director of Pediatric Nephrology (Retired), Washington University, Mt. Pleasant, SC
Donn H. Crilly, M.D. '50, 1980-, Vascular Surgeon (Retired), Superior, NE
Vernon R. Daniels, J.D. '78, 2006-, Judge, Douglas County Court, Omaha, NE
Kenneth E. Fridrich '59, 1969-, Managing Director-Marketing/Pension Services (Retired), The Principal Financial Group, Omaha, NE
Susan Fritz, Ph.D., 2017-, Executive Vice President & Provost, Dean of the Graduate College, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Crete, NE
Judi Gaiashkibos '00L, '07L, 2012-, Executive Director, Nebraska Commission of Indian Affairs
Toni M. Ganzel, M.D., 2005-, Dean, School of Medicine, Professor of Surgery and Otolaryngology, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY
Richard C. "Rick" Gibson '57, 1998-, CEO, AGRO International, Inc., Council Bluffs, IA
Richard Held '70, 2007-, Real Estate Investor, Los Angeles, CA
Jane Renner Hood '66, 2011-, Ph.D. (Retired) Executive Director of the Nebraska Humanities Council, Lincoln, NE
Ken E. James '69, 1989-, Consultant (Retired), Hewitt & Associates, Sunset, SC
Troy Kanter '90, 2005-2008, 2009-, Private Investor, Former CEO & President, Kenexa, Inc., Lincoln, NE
Reverend Jim Keck, 2011-, Sr. Minister, 1st Plymouth Congregational Church (UCC), Lincoln, NE
Allen J. Moore '73, 2016-, Past President/Investment Consultant, Smith Hayes Financial Services Corporation, Lincoln, NE
Enrique E. Sanchez '74, 2005-, Executive Manager Purchasing Warehouses, and Inventories (Retired), Republic of Panama
Paul M. Schelstraete, J.D. '70, 2007-, President, City Bank & Trust Co., Crete, NE
Charles "Chuck" Shoemaker, J.D., '73, 2014-, Of Counsel, Sullivan, Shoemaker, P.C., Hastings, NE
Tony Sorrentino, J.D, 2016-, General Counsel, Silverstone Group, Omaha, NE
Amy E. Vertin, M.D. '95, 2016-, Emergency Medical Director, Crete Area Medical Center, Crete, NE
Michael A. Weston '93, 2010-, Advisor, State Farm Insurance, Lincoln, NE
Ed Wimes '96L, 2016-, Owner E&S Consulting; Assistant Vice President of Human Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln (Retired), Lincoln, NE

Emeriti Trustees

Marian Andersen, 1979-2010, Omaha, NE
Jack E. Barker, J.D. '61, 1996-2012, President (Retired), Mountain States Employers Council, Littleton, CO
Jacob H. Dering, 1982-2008, (Retired) Pharmacist, Crete, NE
Donald F. Dillon, 1988-2007, Chairman Fiserv, Lincoln, NE
George A. Drake, Ph.D., 1995-2014, Emeritus President/Professor, Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA
Melvin E. Emeigh '58, 1977-2001, Allstate Insurance, Sierra Vista, AZ
Robert R. Haack '51, 1976-2006, Former Vice President of Finance and Comptroller, Northwestern Bell Telephone Co., Rio Verde, AZ
George F. Haddix, Ph.D. '62, 1999-2014, Member/Manager Riverton Management Resources, LLC, Ralston, NE
Edward G. Heilman, J.D. '67,1989-2012, Attorney at Law, Palm Desert, CA
Eugene A. Klingler, Jr., M.D. '57,1976-2016, Surgeon; Medical Director, Manhattan Ambulatory Surgical Hospital, Manhattan, KS
Linda Mann, Ph.D., 2001-2007, Dean (Retired), College of Communication and Fine Arts, Grossmont College, Hillsboro, OR
Kenneth J. McCumber '68, 1999-, Sr. Vice President- Sales (Retired), Airborne Express, Bend, OR
Arleen Michael, 1975-1995, Professor of Education (Retired), University of Nebraska at Omaha, Carmichael, CA
John Nelson, 1992-2015, Chairman, SilverStone Group, Inc., Council Bluffs, IA
Kim M. Robak, J.D., 1995-2012, Partner, Ruth Mueller and Robak, LLC, Lincoln, NE
Eleanor M. "Mac" Sack '48, 1993-2007, Crete, NE
William E. Shoemaker '68, 1975-2004, Private Investor, Cambridge, NE
Peter Sura '66, 1979-1996, Senior Management ABN AMRO Bank of Amsterdam (Retired), Konstanz, Germany
John M. Vasak, Ph.D. '67, 1997-2013, Director, (Retired) Division Operations, the MITRE Corp., Vienna, VA
Earl L. Wright, 1987-2010, President & CEO, AMG National Trust Bank, NA, Englewood, CO


Doane University President

Jacque Carter, 2011-, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.

Presidents Emeriti

Frederic D. Brown, 1987-2005, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Philip R. Heckman, 1967-1987, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.

Vice President of Academic Affairs

Paul Savory, 2017-, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.

Dean of the College of Professional Studies

Lorie Cook-Benjamin, 2017-, B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D.

Faculty

Peter Allman, 1994-, Adjunct Instructor in Communications and Psychology
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.S., M.A.
Teresa Anderson, 2011-, Adjunct Instructor in Nursing
Creighton University, B.S.N.; University of Nebraska, M.S.N.
George Ayoub, 2009-, Adjunct Instructor in Political Science & Public Relations
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, M.Ed.
Randy Blair, 2004-, Adjunct Instructor
Texas Tech University, B.A.; Doane College, M.A.
Aimee Burch, 2017-, Adjunct Instructor in Nursing
University of Nebraska-Kearney, B.S.; Creighton University, B.S.N., M.S.N.; Chamberlain College of Nursing, D.N.P.
Juli A. Burney, 1986-, Adjunct Instructor in Communications and Theatre
Wayne State College, B.S.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, M.A.
Charles Carpenter, 2006-, Adjunct Instructor in Geology
Kearney State College, B.S., M.S.
Kay Carpenter, 2007-, Adjunct Instructor in Communications and Human Relations
University of Nebraska-Kearney, B.S., M.A., M.S.
Mary Sue Carter, 2002-, Associate Professor of Economics and Chair of Business and Economics Program
Southwest Missouri State University, B.S.; University of Missouri-Columbia, M.A.; Texas A&M University, Ph.D.
Andrew Case RN, 2012-, Instructor in Nursing
University of Nebraska Medical Center, B.S.N., M.S.N.
Angela Davidson, 2013-, Adjunct Instructor in Business
University of Nebraska-Kearney, B.S., M.B.A.
Janet Dodson, 1994-, Adjunct Instructor
Emporia State University, B.S.; Kansas State University, M.S.
Thomas Duden, 2008-, Adjunct Instructor in Criminal Justice and Paralegal Studies
Doane College, B.A., M.A.M.
Laura Ebke, 2016-, Adjunct Instructor in Nursing
Regents College, B.S.; University of Memphis, M.A.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Ph.D.
Richard L. Ehrman, 1989-, Adjunct Instructor in Geology and Astronomy
Chadron State College, B.A.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, M.S.
J.S. Engebretson, 2006-, Adjunct Instructor in Business
Buena Vista University, B.A.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, M.A.
Teresa Francis, 1995-, Adjunct Instructor in Spanish
Southern Illinois University, B.A., M.A.
Joanne Garrison, 2009-, Adjunct Instructor
University of Nebraska-Kearney, M.A.; California State University, M.A.; University of Nebraska-Omaha, Ed.D
Stacy Goding, 2006-, Adjunct Instructor in Business
Hastings College, B.A.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, J.D.
David Grothen, 1993-, Adjunct Instructor in Mathematics
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.S., M.Ed., further study
Chris Hadfield, 1997-, Adjunct Instructor in Graphic Design
Jason Hayes, 1999-, Adjunct Instructor in Political Science
University of Nebraska-Omaha, B.S.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, J.D.
Emily Heathcock, 2013-, Adjunct Instructor
Doane College, B.A., M.A.M.
Susan Hertzler, 1999-, Adjunct Instructor in Mathematics
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.S., M.Ed.
Edward "Ted" Hill, 2006-, Adjunct Instructor
University of Maryland, B.A.; Northwestern University, M.B.A.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, M.A., Ph.D.
Shannon Hinrichs, 2009-, Adjunct Instructor in Business
University of Nebraska, B.A.; Bellevue University, M.B.A.
Edward Hoffman, 2007-, Adjunct Instructor in Business and Paralegal Studies
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, J.D.
Bradley Jakubowski, 2008-, Adjunct Instructor in Geology and Meteorology
Colorado State College, M.S.
Audrey Jensen, 2015-, Adjunct Instructor in Liberal Arts Studies
University of Montana, B.A., M.F.A.
Cindy Johnson, 2005-, Adjunct Instructor in Business
University of Nebraska, M.A.
Doug Johnson, 1989-, Adjunct Instructor in Accounting
Nebraska Wesleyan University, B.S.; further study in accounting, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
John Keller, 2007-, Adjunct Instructor
Lake Forest College, B.A.; Lake Forest School of Management, M.B.A.
Jean Kilnoski, 2007-, Adjunct Instructor in Psychology and Human Relations
Doane College, B.A., M.A.C.
Nicholas King, 2015-, Adjunct Instructor in Nursing
Westminster College, B.A.; University of Missouri-Columbia, M.S.
Angie Klasek, 1994-, Adjunct Instructor in Interdisciplinary Studies
Doane College, B.A., M.A.A.
William Kostner, 1998-, Adjunct Instructor in Business
Northern Illinois University, B.A.; Lake Forest Graduate School, M.A.
Josef Kren, 2003-, Adjunct Instructor in Natural Science
Masaryk University, Sc.D.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, M.B.A.
Brad Krieger, 1999-, Adjunct Instructor in Art
Southern Illinois University, B.A.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, M.A.
Dee Krolikowski, 2010-, Adjunct Instructor in Statistics
Doane College, M.Ed.
Gina Larson, 1999-, Adjunct Instructor in Communications and Business
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, M.A.
Vincent Le, 2013-, Adjunct Instructor in Business
Eastern New Mexico University, B.A., M.B.A.
Kevin Mattran, 2004-, Adjunct Instructor in Communications
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.S.
Steve Millet, 1997-, Adjunct Instructor in Information Systems Management
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.A.; Eastern Montana College, M.A.
Susan Milner, 2014-, Adjunct Instructor in Psychology
Doane College, B.A., M.A.C.
April Minster, 2017-, Director of Nursing with rank of Associate Professor of Practice in Nursing
University of Nebraska Medical Center, B.S., M.P.H.; Nebraska Wesleyan University, M.S.N.
Robert Mizerski, 2015-, Adjunct Instructor in Accounting 
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.S.; Doane College, M.A.M.
Adam Morfeld, 2015-, Adjunct Instructor in Public Administration
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.A., J.D.
Travis Orr, 2016-, Adjunct Instructor in Business
Doane College, B.A., M.A.M.
April Paschall, 2013-, Adjunct Instructor
Doane College, B.S.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, M.A.
Mary Place, 2004-, Adjunct Instructor
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.A., M.A.
Pete Poppert, 2010-, Adjunct Instructor in Business
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.S., M.S., J.D.
Peg Radke, 2011-, Adjunct Instructor in Nursing
Nebraska Wesleyan University, M.S.N.
Steve Rathman, 2008-, Adjunct Instructor in Business
Doane College, M.A.M.
Russ Roberts, 2009-, Adjunct Instructor in Business and Communications
University of Nebraska, B.S.
Susan Rocker, 2007-, Adjunct Instructor
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.S.; Doane College, M.A.A.
Deb Savage, 2011-, Assistant Professor of Practice in Nursing
University of Nebraska, B.S.N.; Creighton University, M.S.N.
Melanie Smith, 2009-, Adjunct Instructor in Communications
University of Nebraska-Kearney, M.A.; Doane College, M.Ed.
Kathryn Speck, 1999-, Adjunct Instructor in Psychology
Doane College, B.A.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, M.A.; University of Nebraska-Lincoln, A.B.D., Ph.D.
Lee Tasey, 2007-, Adjunct Instructor in Philosophy and Religion
Point Loma Nazarene University, B.A.; Boston College, M.T.S
Katherine M. Voorhees, 1983-, Adjunct Instructor in Fine Arts
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.M.E., M.M.
Jill Weyers, 2018-, Adjunct Instructor in Nursing
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, B.S.; University of Nebraska Medical Center, B.S.N.; University of Nebraska-Omaha, M.P.A.; Nebraska Wesleyan University, M.S.N.
Jennifer Worthington, 2009-, Adjunct Instructor
University of Missouri, B.A.; Doane College, M.A.M.


Administration and Staff

Jacque Carter, 2011-, President
Paul Savory, 2017-, Vice President for Academic Affairs
Michael Carpenter, 2007-, Vice President for information Technology Services/CIO
Marty Fye, 2016-, Vice President of Advancement and Alumni Affairs
Carrie Petr, 2009-, Vice President for Student Affairs
Julie Schmidt, 2006-, Vice President for Finance and Administration
Joel Weyand, 2009-, Vice President for Enrollment Services and Marketing
Lorie Cook-Benjamin, 2017-, Dean, College of Professional Studies
Andrea Butler, 2016-, Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs for Online Operations

Fitsum Abebe, 2018-, Instructional Designer and Technology Specialist
Dennis Amoateng, 2016-, Title IX Coordinator
Greg Baker, 2006-, Bookstore Assistant
Dave Barrett, 2018-, Instructional Designer and Technology Support Specialist
Matt Beio, 2017-, Open Learning Academy Faculty Coordinator
Liz Bentle, 2018-, Financial Aid Counselor
Cole Beyke, 2016-, Maintenance Associate
Chris Brady, 2016-, Campus Services Coordinator & Academic Advisor, Omaha
Kalli Brannagan, 2017-, Academic Advisor
Andrew Case, 2012-, AHEC Director
Jeremy Cech, 2018-, Helpdesk Support Desktop Technician
Megan Cunningham, 2015-, Enrollment Specialist
Cathy Dillon, 2016-, Director of Academic Advising
Denise Ellis, 2004-, Registrar
Lauren Erickson, 2016-, Enrollment Specialist
Tere Francis, 1994-, Director of Academic Support, College of Professional Studies
Mellanie Gilroy, 2017-, Office Coordinator
Ann Greiman, 2017-, Omaha Campus and Outreach Director
Diona Hartwig, 2016-, Instructional Technologist
Lindsey Hawley, 2018-, Campus Services Coordinator & Academic Advisor, Grand Island
Emily Heathcock, 2009-, Enrollment Manager
Allison Hunt, 2016-, Instructional Designer
Sandy Janssen, 2017-, Administrative Assistant
Audrey Jensen, 2015-, Grand Island Campus and Outreach Director
Lucas Kellison, 2018-, Undergraduate Faculty Coordinator with rank of Instructor
Heather Kester, 2017-, Associate Director of Financial Aid
Angie Klasek, 1981-, Executive Campus Director
Dan Kohler, 2015-, Marketing Manager
Logan Livers, 2018-, Digital Marketing Manager
Amanda McKinney, 2016-, Director of Prerequisites for Health Professions
Sarah McNeel, 2016-, Director of Veteran/Military Student Services
Dakota McNeill, 2018-, Assistant Director of Academic Support
Kelsee Meissner, 2012-, Associate Registrar
April Minster, 2017-, Director of Nursing
Melissa Morris, 2017-, Instructional Technologist
Daya Nelson, 2016-, Instructional Designer
Cindy Nitzel, 2009-, Bursar
Laura Northup, 2006-, Director of Human Resources
Jessica Polt, 2016-, Enrollment Specialist
Kelsey Pruss, 2016-, Program Manager, Open Learning Academy
Susan Rocker, 2011-, Director of Career Development
Christina Ruhge, 2017-, Assistant Registrar
Mikah Schmall, 2017-, Enrollment Coordinator
Raquel Schmidt, 2013-, Student Accounts Associate
Caitlin Smith, 2015-, Academic Advisor
Angie Swartz, 2017-, Academic Advisor
Hannah Tehee, 2016-, Enrollment Specialist
Peggy Tvrdy, 2008-, Director of Financial Aid
George Wieczorek, 2016-, Technology Coordinator, Grand Island
TBA, Director of Undergraduate Business Programs
TBA, Enrollment Coordinator